Rare Kumite Hong Kong fight footage
Fighting of all types has always taken place right down through the centuries. Before mixed martial arts was a fully sanctioned sport across much of the globe. All types of tournaments took place ranging from Vale Tudo to standup competitions. Here is an example of what has been described as bloodsport from way back in 1981 as 4 x World Karate Champion Ron Van Clief fights his way to the final.